Karl Buettner serves as a Managing Director of Business Services Investment Banking at Janney Montgomery Scott.

Karl possesses over 25 years of corporate finance experience covering a broad range of industries including business services, general aviation, credit and collections, security and food manufacturing and distribution. Prior to joining Janney, Karl  was a Managing Director with HighBank Advisors, a mid-market investment bank and financial advisory firm. While at HighBank, Karl served as lead banker on business services and specialty finance transactions.

Prior to joining HighBank Advisors, Karl founded Gatehouse Ventures a private equity holding company that acquired and aided in the management of middle market companies. Prior to founding Gatehouse Ventures he was a Managing Director at CD Ventures a private equity sponsor focused on consolidation opportunities.

Karl earned a B.S. in Finance from The Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania.


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